5 Themes of Geography                                

Name__________________

Geography is ____________________________________________________________________.

There are 5 themes of geography:

1.

2.

3.

4.

5.

Theme 1: ______________________

Where is it?

Two types:

1.

2.

Draw a compass rose with both ___________________ and _______________________ directions:

Theme 2:________________________

What does it look like?

Two types:

  1. ________________________

  1. ________________________

Theme 3: _______________________

How do people interact with their environment?

People:

Theme 4: ______________________

The mobility of:

1

2

3

How places are linked to one another around the world.

Theme 5: __________________

What do places have in common?

Global Grid:

Lines of latitude:

Equator:

Space from equator to either poles_____________

Tropic of Cancer:

Tropic of Capricorn:

Lines of Longitude:

Prime Meridian:

International Date Line:

Maximum line of longitude:

Hemisphere:

Orientation: